SOFTBALL

South Portland at Deering

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

SOUTH PORTLAND 4, DEERING 2

SOUTH PORTLAND 4, DEERING 2: Maeve Kelley lined an RBI single to score Ashlee Aceto with the go-ahead run in the top of the fifth inning as the Red Riots (3-8) outlasted the Rams (1-9) at Portland.
Trailing 1-0 heading to the bottom of the first, Deering took the lead as Elizabeth Drelich drove in a run with a single past the shortstop and Abby Elowith scored a run with a sacrifice fly.
Aceto reached to lead off the third inning for South Portland and later scored on a fielders choice to even the score at 2-2.
Stephanie Aceto picked up the win for the Red Riots, allowing two earned runs on seven hits, striking out four.

MacKenzie O’Donnell had three hits for the Rams.

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South Portland 1010110481
Deering 200000272
Batteries—S. Aceto and A. Aceto; Helmick and Drelich
WP—S. Aceto
LP—Helmick (0-6)
2B—SP, Kelley, A. Aceto. D, Broda.
Repeat hitters—SP, Kelley, A. Aceto; S, O'Donnel 3, Helmick.